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OFWs ask for more seats on Overseas Filipino Bank's board

Jan 29, 2018 - 9:16 PM

'Ang banko na iyan ay ipinatayo para sa mga OFWs, nararapat lamang na ang magkokontrol nyan at magpapalakad ay mga OFWs!' says the group's chairman

OFW BANK. A group of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) is asking President Rodrigo Duterte to open up more seats for OFWs in the Overseas Filipino Bank’s board. Photo by Simeon Celi Jr./Presidential Photo

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Jan 16, 2018 - 8:36 PM

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OFW bank to open on January 18

Jan 16, 2018 - 4:32 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte will lead the launch of the Overseas Filipino Bank on Thursday, January 18

Duterte signs EO creating Overseas Filipino Bank

Oct 09, 2017 - 4:33 PM

The plan is for the Overseas Filipino Bank to be a 'policy bank dedicated to provide financial products and services tailored to the requirement of overseas Filipinos'

OFW BANK. President Rodrigo Duterte approves Landbank's acquisition of the Philippine Postal Savings Bank which will be turned into a bank for OFWs.

Free OFW ID launched; DOLE yet to issue guidelines

Jul 12, 2017 - 4:49 PM

The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration clarifies that no IDs will be distributed until after guidelines are issued

OFW ID. Sample OFW ID card launched Wednesday, July 12. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

DOLE’s OFW ID to replace employment certificate, passport

Jul 04, 2017 - 2:11 PM

The ID for OFWs is set to be launched this July 12

TICKET TO WORK. Overseas Filipino workers applying for their overseas employment certificates through the POEA's Balik Manggagawa Online Processing System. File photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

OFW bank set to open September 2017

Dec 20, 2016 - 5:38 PM

While the OFW bank is still in the works Landbank will set up a representative office in Saudi Arabia